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Author Lu, Xing, 1956- author

Title The rhetoric of Mao Zedong : transforming China and its people / Xing Lu
Published Columbia, South Carolina : The University of South Carolina Press, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 261 pages)
Series Studies in rhetoric/communication
Studies in rhetoric/communication.
Contents Rhetorical themes in Mao Zedong's early writings -- Mao Zedong's theories of rhetoric -- Mao Zedong's rhetorical styles -- Mao Zedong's rhetoric of class struggle -- Mao Zedong's rhetorical construction of a new Communist person -- Mao Zedong's rhetorical constructions of Chinese nationalism -- Rhetoric of Mao Zedong's foreign policy -- Conclusion: Mao Zedong's rhetorical legacy lives on
Summary A thorough examination of the Chinese leader's speeches and writings that reshaped a nation's culture
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on May 11, 2017)
Subject Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976 -- Influence.
Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976 -- Oratory.
Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976 -- Political and social views.
Political oratory -- China -- History -- 20th century.
Rhetoric -- Political aspects -- China -- History -- 20th century.
China -- Foreign relations -- 1949-1976.
China -- Politics and government -- 1949-1976.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017018687
ISBN 1611177537 (electronic book)
9781611177534 (electronic book)
(hardcover) (alkaline paper)